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Citizenship and Nationhood in France and Germany

ISBN-10: 0674131789

ISBN-13: 9780674131781

Edition: 1992

Authors: Rogers Brubaker

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The difference between French and German definitions of citizenship is instructive--and, for millions of immigrants from North Africa, Turkey, and Eastern Europe, decisive. Rogers Brubaker shows how this difference--between the territorial basis of the French citizenry and the German emphasis on blood descent--was shaped and sustained by sharply differing understandings of nationhood, rooted in distinctive French and German paths to nation-statehood.
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Book details

List price: $35.50
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 8/19/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 284
Size: 6.18" wide x 9.21" long x 0.69" tall
Weight: 0.880

Rogers Brubaker is Professor of Sociology and UCLA Foundation Chair at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Preface
Introduction: Traditions of Nationhood in France and Germany
The Institution of Citizenship
Citizenship as Social Closure
The French Revolution and the Invention of National Citizenship
State, State-System, and Citizenship in Germany
Defining The Citizenry: The Bounds of Belonging
Citizenship and Naturalization in France and Germany
Migrants into Citizens: The Crystallization of Jus Soli in Late-Nineteenth-Century France
The Citizenry as Community of Descent: The Nationalization of Citizenship in Wilhelmine Germany
"Etre Franccedil;ais, Cela se Merite": Immigration and the Politics of Citizenship in France in the 1980s
Continuities in the German Politics of Citizenship
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index�”�